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Navajo Nation

article Organizers hope for growth in second year of Navajo Film Festival (2/17/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Although organizers of the second annual Navajo Film Festival are unsure of where and when the event will take place this summer, they are seeking...
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Phil Ivey

article Phil Ivey's High-Stakes Baccarat Edge-Sorting Partner To Get Her Own Movie (2/17/2019)
(Hollywood) -- Phil Ivey’s legal battles over his baccarat case continue, but his edge-sorting partner, Cheung Yin “Kelly” Sun, may be moving on with a...
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Shoshone-Bannock

press release Weather postpones scheduled comedy performance in Fort Hall Sunday night (2/17/2019)
(Idaho) -- Due to severe weather conditions in the Midwest, Bill Engvall is unable to arrive for the shows this evening, February 17. The performances have been...
article Comedians, music, illusionists and more coming to Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel (2/15/2019)
(Idaho) -- Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel announces the Entertainment Line Up for 2019. Comedians, music and family entertainment are all included for a full year of fun...
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Agua Caliente

article Hollywood Vampires, a band with Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper and Joe Perry, will play Fantasy Springs Resort Casino (2/15/2019)
(California) -- The Hollywood Vampires — a rock supergroup that includes actor Johnny Depp, Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry and rockstar Alice Cooper — will...
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Cultural Appropriation

press release Cultural And Intellectual Property Appropriation: Disputes Over Culturally-Inspired Fashions (2/14/2019)
(USA) -- If you haven't heard already, New York Fashion Week is here! As usual, a lineup of awe-inspiring shows is expected to roll out over the next several days,...
article 5 charged in sale of fake Native American goods (2/1/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Authorities say five men and two New Mexico businesses raked in millions of dollars as they peddled faux Native American goods from a factory in the...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Inside the Making of a Las Vegas Wedding (2/14/2019)
(Nevada) -- Weddings are as synonymous with Las Vegas as gambling, neon, and slightly woozy memories. Whether it’s The Hangover or Casino, Britney Spears’s...
article What’s New in Las Vegas: Hotel and Event Venue Highlights (2/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Here’s an overview of newly opened hotel and event venues in Las Vegas for 2019, as well as a look at upcoming renovations and projects underway...
article Wayne Newton celebrates 60 years in Las Vegas with new show (2/1/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Wayne Newton dropped out of high school his junior year to perform with his brother at a Las Vegas hotel. It was 1959, and he was too young to spend his...
article OP/ED: Nevada should ban happy hour at bars, taverns (1/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- As a social and fiscal conservative, I am for limited government. That said, there is a place for government intervention when it comes to ensuring public...
article Cardi B lands first Las Vegas residency at Palms Casino Resort (1/23/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Cardi B will have her first Las Vegas residency this spring. Palms Casino Resort announced Wednesday the 26-year-old singer's appearance as part of...
article Parade celebrating the ‘art and culture of strippers’ planned for Las Vegas (1/21/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Plans are underway for the first Las Vegas Stripper Parade.The three-day conference is being planned for Aug. 10-12, starting with Saturday night’s...
article The Palms Casino Resort Opens The Most Instagramable Wedding Chapel In Las Vegas (1/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The Palms Casino Resort just opened a pop-up wedding chapel designed by street artist Josh Vides. The 800-square-foot space, called "Till Death Do Us...
article The Palms Casino Resort Opens The Most Instagramable Wedding Chapel In Las Vegas (1/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The Palms Casino Resort just opened a pop-up wedding chapel designed by street artist Josh Vides. The 800 square foot space, called Till Deal Do Us Part...
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Fond du Lac Band

article FDLTCC hosts book reading, rap performance Friday (2/12/2019)
(Minnesota) -- Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet is hosting “Reclaiming the Narrative: An Evening of Story, Song and The Arts,” featuring a...
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LGBTQ

article Political art from Native artists, personal works from an LGBTQ artist, and other shows worth your time (2/12/2019)
(Minnesota) -- A year ago, All My Relations Gallery presented a powerful exhibition, curated by local artist Angela Two Stars, themed around the Missing and Murdered...
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New Jersey Gaming

article New Jersey becomes first US state to take legal Oscars bets (2/12/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Perhaps you weren’t sure — or didn’t care — if Gisele Bundchen’s husband and the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Art is a tool in the fight against blight. How can A.C. see more of it? (2/11/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Jenn Hampton was walking past boarded up buildings on Asbury Park's boardwalk when she had an idea. The...
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Cherokee Nation

article CHIEF BAKER: New Cherokee Nation film office will promote region (2/11/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Telling the Cherokee story – our history, our heritage – is a skill that our people have passed down from one generation to the next....
article Cherokee Nation creates its own film office to promote filmmakers, locations and tribal stories (1/24/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The new Cherokee Nation Film Office is the tribe’s latest project to promote its interests in northeast Oklahoma, as well as the tribe’s...
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First Nations

article N.W.T. Mineral Resources Act to require benefit agreements with Indigenous gov'ts (2/11/2019)
(North Canada) -- The Northwest Territories government says more accountability on negotiations between industry and Indigenous governments is a hallmark of its long-...
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Osage Tribe

article Roanhorse discusses work for Osage Nation (2/10/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- This week’s column is part three in a series about Addie Roanhorse who spoke at ArtNight last month at the BAA design center. This week’s...
article Osage artist discusses family and art (1/27/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Artist Addie Roanhorse spoke for the first ArtNight of 2019 on Tuesday at the Bartlesville Art Association’s design center. Roanhorse, who works for...
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Tulalip Tribe

article Film tells life of Tulalip treasure, Harriette Shelton Dover (2/10/2019)
(Washington) -- In her 86 years, Harriette Shelton Dover was raised in the traditional ways of her people. Surviving harsh years at the Tulalip Indian Boarding School,...
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Turning Stone

article Lots of country shows coming up at Turning Stone Casino (2/10/2019)
(New York) -- Turning Stone Resort & Casino is one of my favorite places to go see a country show in New York State. I usually make a night or weekend out of the...
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Yakama Nation

article Public art installation beside Columbia River put on hold by Yakama Nation opposition (2/9/2019)
(Washington) -- A large public art project proposed to be built beside the now-inundated great falls of the Columbia River has been put on indefinite hold by its sponsor...
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Fantasy Sports

article There's a Fantasy Football Draft Cruise For All You Hardcore Players Out There (2/7/2019)
(New York) -- Have you ever thought that no vacation is complete without a little fantasy football? Me neither, but apparently, it's an option for all you hardcore...
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Mohegan Sun

article Mohegan Sun Arena Welcomes Back Sublime With Rome (2/6/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Sublime With Rome announces U.S. Summer headline tour today. The Ska-Punk trio will hit the road with support from Soja and special guest Common Kings...
article Evanescence to perform at Mohegan Sun (2/4/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Transcendent, two–time Grammy Award–winning rock band Evanescence has announced a new batch of spring headline tour dates. The trek serves...
article Old Dominion to perform at Mohegan Sun (2/1/2019)
(Connecticut) -- “Life is short, make it sweet.” That’s the sentiment that’s summed up in one of Old Dominion’s latest singles. It’s...
article Howie Day coming to Mohegan Sun (1/31/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Howie Day is coming to Mohegan Sun. The singer-songwriter will play the Wolf Den on March 14 at 8 p.m. Wolf Den shows are free and seating is offered on...
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Seminole Tribe

article Seminole Tribe of Florida to Host 48th Annual Seminole Tribal Fair (2/6/2019)
(Florida) -- The Seminole Tribe of Florida will host its 48th Annual Tribal Fair and Pow Wow at Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino,...
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Adoption

article Freeport woman reflects on 'stolen' Native American children in new film (2/3/2019)
(Maine) -- The removal of Native American children from their homes and placement with white families throughout the 20th century — considered “cultural...
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Bigfoot

article VIDEO BLOG: Whiteriver AZ Bigfoot Sighting By Official on Apache Reservation (1/30/2019)
(Arizona) -- Incredible footage emerge yesterday of a Bigfoot sighted by several people on an Apache Reservation in Arizona.
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Sports Betting

article Legal Betting On The Oscars? New Jersey Sportsbooks Can Take Action (1/30/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Now taking bets on… Best Picture? New Jersey regulators are allowing NJ sportsbooks to take action on the Academy Awards. It will be the first time that...
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Puyallup Tribe

article $150,000 art installation will honor history, resilience of Puyallup people (1/28/2019)
(Washington) -- A Coast Salish sculpture that will be installed in 2020 at a historic Puyallup village site in the Tacoma, Washington suburb of Gig Harbor, will be a...
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California Gaming

article What to do at Southern California casinos to mark Lunar New Year (1/26/2019)
(California) -- Lunar New Year means big meals, family gatherings and gift-giving, but some who celebrate may head to Southern California’s casinos to test their...
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Nevada Gaming

article Is Reno-Sparks big enough for Marnell’s 8,958-seat Nugget Event Center? (1/26/2019)
(Reno) -- Nugget Casino Resort General Manager Mark Sterbens chuckled briefly after hearing a question about parent company Marnell Gaming’s latest project...
article Carson City Casting Call: 'Casino Boss' is back for more at Carson Nugget casino (1/16/2019)
(Nevada) -- Casting call for extras and minor roles for the second episode of local sitcom Casino Boss will be held at Alatte inside the Carson Nugget Casino, 507 N....
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Covington

article Nathan Phillips, Yalitza Aparicio and the Long History of Media (Mis)representation of Native Peoples (Guest Column) (1/25/2019)
(California) -- It's only January 2019 and already Native Americans have made the national news, a very rare occurrence. U.S. Marine Veteran and Omaha Tribal elder...
article Native American From Student Confrontation Starred in Skrillex Music Video (1/24/2019)
(USA) -- Native American political provacateur, Nathan Phillips, made headlines everywhere after he approached and attempted to spark a confrontation with of a group of...
article Native American elder harassed by white teen once starred in a Skrillex music video (1/23/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- In recent days, many of us have learned about Nathan Phillips—the Native American elder who has found himself at the center of a viral...
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Ontario Gaming

article Luxurious 5,000-Seat Entertainment Center Pledges Niagara Falls Will Become Event Hotspot (1/25/2019)
(Ontario) -- Niagara Falls is bracing for the launch of a long-anticipated entertainment facility that has the potential to reshape the city’s image and draw an...
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Chickasaw Nation

article OKCPhil to début work by Chickasaw Citizens (1/23/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The Oklahoma City Philharmonic will perform a work by Chickasaw classical composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at the...
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Pennsylvania Gaming

article Why Harrah’s casino in Chester is replacing 187 slot machines with Topgolf’s Swing Suites (1/22/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack is taking a big swing — make that a golf swing — to reverse the long-term leakage of...
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Shinnecock Tribe

article Shinnecock Artist Jeremy Dennis Brings Native Myths And Legends To Life For Students At The Parrish (1/22/2019)
(New York) -- The practice of storytelling runs deep in Native American culture. Before the advent of written language, it was through oral traditions that myths,...
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Columbus/Indigenous Day

article Notre Dame to cover 19th century Columbus murals due to portrayal of Native Americans (1/21/2019)
(Indiana) -- The University of Notre Dame will cover murals in a campus building that depict Christopher Columbus in America, the school's president said, following...
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Hard Rock

article New Hard Rock addition will pay tribute to Oklahoma's honky tonk roots (1/21/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The fifth track on Don Williams’ 1978 album, “Expressions,” is the iconic song “Tulsa Time.” What is it about Oklahoma and...
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Pechanga Casino

article Celebrate the Year of the Pig at Pechanga (1/19/2019)
(California) -- Representing luck, overall good fortune, wealth, honesty and peace-loving people, the pig is ushered in for Lunar New Year, Feb. 5. The festivities...
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Other News

article Three Essential Casino Movies To Watch Right Now (2/18/2019)
(USA) -- Over the years, casinos have been seen in countless movie titles. Ever since the first casino was opened, they have been portrayed on film, be it on the big...
article 'Roma' actress says she is proud of her roots after fellow actor uses racial slur (2/17/2019)
(Mexico) -- Oscar-nominated Mexican actress Yalitza Aparicio, who stars in the critically acclaimed film "Roma," said on Saturday that she was proud of her...
article ‘A f**king Indian’: Mexican actor apologizes for racial slur against ‘Roma’ actress Yalitza Aparicio (2/17/2019)
(Mexico) -- A Mexican soap opera star apologized on Friday for using a racial slur to describe actress Yalitza Aparicio, whose performance in the critically acclaimed...
article Edward Curtis’ “Horse Capture, Atsina” to go under the hammer at Swann Auction Galleries (2/17/2019)
(New York) -- Edward Curtis’ “Horse Capture, Atsina” will be offered at Swann Auction Galleries’ upcoming sale, “Photographs: Art &...
article How to bead a popsocket for your phone using Native flat stitch beading techniques (2/17/2019)
(Maine) -- For many generations, beading has been a common practice in Native American artwork for creating earrings, necklaces and beaded accessories for traditional...
article Representation matters in ’Revisions: Contemporary Native Art’ (2/17/2019)
(Indiana) -- You may have seen the posters on campus — they’re hard to miss. In the black and white photographs reproduced on the posters, images of Native American men...
article Sacred Medicine: Two-Hawks turns heart, music to healing (2/17/2019)
(Arkansas) -- On stage, John Two-Hawks is regal, mystical, mesmerizing audiences as the ethereal notes of the flute float skyward in a salute to the Lakota Sioux spirits.
article Gambling company bets Ozzy Osbourne online slot machine will be big hit for rock star (2/17/2019)
(UK) -- As Britain’s most famous heavy metal singer, Ozzy Osbourne has indulged to excess in nearly every vice known to hedonistic rock superstars. But the so-...
article Remembering Artist Who Created Tukwut Sculpture (2/16/2019)
(California) -- The life-size bronze cougar statue that adorns the third-floor courtyard of Craven Hall has become one of the most recognizable symbols on the Cal State...
article Exhibit takes different look at Native art (2/16/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Albert Bierstadt’s famous painting of “Mount Corcoran” captured a mammoth display of the Sierra Nevada celebrating American grandeur. Kent Monkman’s...
article Wanda Sykes gives 'a little snap shot of the world' on new tour: Q&A (2/15/2019)
(Hollywood) -- Stand up comic, actress and author Wanda Sykes, currently on her Oh Well stand up tour, is taking on what's happening during a tumultuous time in our...
article Native American Flutist Shares Authentic Sounds and Stories (2/15/2019)
(Washington) -- These days, Native American Flute Players perform at music festivals across the globe. But few belong to any tribe or nation, something that troubles...
article Governor Appoints Brave Heart To South Dakota Arts Council (2/14/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Gov. Kristi Noem announced her selection of artist Keith Brave Heart to serve on the South Dakota Arts Council. BraveHeart is a multimedia artist...
article McMaster names Indigenous artist Santee Smith its next chancellor (2/14/2019)
(Ontario) -- McMaster University has become the second Canadian institution in as many weeks to announce that its next chancellor will be an Indigenous person.
article Ivanhoe Pictures, Sharp Independent Pictures To Produce Film About Successful Female Baccarat Player (2/14/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Ivanhoe Pictures, a division of SK Global and the production company behind Crazy Rich Asians, has teamed with Jeffrey Sharp of Sharp Independent Pictures...
press release Marvel Contest of Champions on test at Dave & Buster’s (2/14/2019)
(USA) -- The latest Raw Thrills title has been spotted on test in US FEC chain Dave and Buster’s. Marvel is one of the hottest current licences around, but has...
article Confederation College hopeful Indigenous artwork stolen in 1981 heist will be returned (2/13/2019)
(Thunder Bay) -- Thunder Bay's Confederation College is hopeful four pieces of valuable Indigenous artwork will soon be back on display after being stolen nearly...
article Hitting the right note: 2 new pianos on the way for Cree students (2/12/2019)
(Quebec) -- Young Cree musicians in the James Bay region of Quebec will be getting two new pianos to play after videos of them practising sparked a fundraising campaign...
article Native American Film Series begins Saturday at Briscoe Western Art Museum (2/12/2019)
(Texas) -- Hollywood’s traditional depiction of native Americans as either the noble savage or the murderous brave in feathers and warpaint has long been...
article Sessions to showcase American Indian culture (2/12/2019)
(Minnesota) -- Local Borderland resident Dianne Briggs and her son, Stephen, through Littlefork Community Education & Recreation are sharing eight sessions of their...

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